In the Media

Patrician McCarthy has been featured extensively in books, television, radio, video, blogs, sites and more on the Internet. Here are a few samplings. Some are new, some are old; we wanted to give you a range of interesting insights from or about Patrician and Mien Shiang and the Five Elements.

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Magazines : Periodicals

  • Clay Street Perspectives : Cincinnati Enquirer
  • Brigitte Magazine (Germany)
  • Allure
  • Natural Health
  • New Age
  • First for Women
  • Yogi Times Magazine
  • Singapore Airlines Magazine
  • Sacramento Bee
  • Living Now Magazine, Australia
  • The Daily Telegraph, Sydney, Australia
  • Adyar Magazine, Australia
  • Woman's World Magazine


  • The Face Reader, by Patrician McCarthy, published by Dutton, Viking Penguin, US & Canada;
    • published Allen & Unwin, Australia, New Zealand and Russia
  • Contributed a chapter: Mien Shiang: Medical Face Reading in Minibook of Oriental Medicine by HB Kim, L.AC.
  • Contributed a chapter, The Mien Shiang Marketing Strategy: Reading Faces, to the 2001 book, Being the Shopper: the Buyer's Choice, (Wiley, 2002) by Phil Lempert, (the Super Market Guru).
  • Contributed article in Complementary & Alternative Medicine Sourcebook, 3rd Edition May 2006.


  • Featured in an hour long 2002 ITV British Documentary Series, Hollywood Stories, produced by September Films, entitled, How Hollywood Does Alternative Medicine.
  • Featured in a PF Bentley video
  • Mien Shiang : Face Analysis for Improving Your Health, Your Business & Your Relationships :
  • Recent radio & TV interviews
  • Sirius Radio with Taylor Strecker
  • Keeping Score, live radio, Orlando
  • Maxim Radio, Devore & Dianne, live radio - NY
  • Dr. Harris Stratyner, To Your Good Health, NY
  • Dr. Alvin Augustus Jones radio live interview, Washington, DC
  • WGCV live radio, South Carolina
  • KNST, Tucson
  • NZ radio
  • Australia radio, Wayne Dowsett
  • ABC Australia radio
  • Voice of America radio
  • Seattle Northwest Afternoon, ABC, KOMO TV
  • WBAI radio NY live w/Shelton Walden
  • W. Australia, ABC radio interview w/ Ron Tait
  • Radio Out There, Australia
  • The Perfect Game live radio KXAM, Phoenix

Recent Workshops / Teaching / Presentations

  • Nivea, Hamburg, Germany
  • The University of Hamburg, Germany, sponsored by Nivea
  • Google, Mountain View, Ca
  • KPMG, keynote speaker, Atlanta
  • The Gap, Inc., San Francisco
  • Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., keynote, Atlanta
  • Executive Consulting, Inc., White Mountain, Az
  • Tucson Integrative Health Professionals, Tucson
  • Mattel Design Xchange, Los Angeles
  • Children's Place, Pasadena
  • Renaissance Weekend, Banff
  • Medical Mien Shiang, July, Santa Monica
  • Montreal
  • Tuscany
  • Vermont
  • Venice, California